Accounting

Degree to be earned: 
B.S.
Major Academic Plan: 
Accounting

Business professorThe accounting major complies with the recommendations of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants for the initial 120 hours. Those who complete the Accounting major, and an additional 30 semester hours, are qualified to take the Ohio CPA exam. The Heidelberg Accounting major has an emphasis on both financial accounting and on the aspects of management necessary for a successful career in corporate accounting. Please see the department chair for additional information on the “150 Hour Rule” for accounting majors.

Major Courses

Pre-professional Core 12 hours

  • ACC 201 - Financial Accounting
  • ACC 202 - Managerial Accounting
  • ECO 251 - Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECO 252 - Principles of Macroeconomics

Allied 21 hours

  • CPS 100 - Introduction to Computers or CPS 150- Fundamentals of Computer Science
  • COM 100 - Oral Communication
  • WRI 101 - College Writing II
  • PHI 216 - Ethics
  • MTH 115 - Quantitative Reasoning
  • MTH 121 - Elementary Functions or MTH 222 - Calculus I
  • MTH 210 - Elementary Statistics or MTH 312- Introduction to Mathematical Statistics

Professional Core 42 hours

  • ACC 334 - Federal Income Tax
  • ACC 353 - Advanced Managerial Accounting
  • ACC 363 - Intermediate Accounting I
  • ACC 364 - Intermediate Accounting II
  • ACC 373 - Accounting Information Systems
  • ACC 463 - Senior Capstone Experience
  • ACC 466 - Auditing
  • ACC 474 - Advanced Accounting
  • BAE 318 - Business Law I
  • BAE 319 - Business Law II
  • FIN 301 - Corporate Finance
  • MKT 302 - Marketing
  • MGT 300 - Principles of Managment
  • MGT 360 - Operations Managment or MGT 320 - Organizational Behavior